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Friday, April 28, 2017

The giant Alice in Wonderland mural on a mental health drop-in centre in Bideford was painted thanks to funds in memory of a former client.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Funnel clouds are spotted near Barnstaple, Westward Ho! and Ilfracombe following a day of bizarre weather

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Friday, April 21, 2017

The £11million build opens up for first time for summer term

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Friday, April 21, 2017

Fullabrook CIC is holding its AGM on April 26, with all welcome to find out more about the community garnt scehem

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

The April Surfers Against Sewage Big Spring Beach Clean has been a great success - and schoolchildren in Ilfracombe were keen to do their part

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Developer Linden Homes has teamed up with Quince Honey Farm to give something back to the environment at its Tews Lane site - and its creating a bit of a buzz.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

North Devon Council’s overview and scrutiny committee was joined by North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones and his predecessor Nick Harvey

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Just in case you haven’t planned enough chocolate into your weekend, here’s some of the most gluttonous Easter treats around North Devon. Prepare for some serious food envy…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Presenter Anneka Rice joined the community for a 25th anniversary party to mark a quarter century since the Slade centre was built for the Challenge Anneka show

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Friday, April 7, 2017

If the situation is resolved it could take ‘three to four months’ to restaff Holsworthy Hospital, says trust

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Friday, April 7, 2017

Gazette reporters Sarah Howells and Matt Smart decided to step up to the challenge, and step onto Segways at a new attraction at The Milky Way this Easter.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

During a visit to North Devon environment ministerThérèse Coffey MP talked Marine Conservation Zones at Saunton and dropped in on a beach clean at Croyde

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Police are appealing for information on two acts of vandalism carried out overnight on Tuesday in Instow and Westleigh.

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Police are appealing for information for the vandalism incident at Westleigh Cricket Club, which took place overnight on Tuesday

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

High Bickington is the focus for the first in a series of showcase events revealing never-before-seen pictures from the Beaford Archive

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

The array of cars, which included Aston Martins, Porsches and a McClaren, stopped off at the hospital to raise awareness of bowel cancer

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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Singer-songwriter will stop off in Barnstaple as part of 10-date ‘Top Secret’ tour

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Dozens of protestors marched through the streets of Bideford campaigning against cuts to North Devon’s hospital services.

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Monday, April 3, 2017

New sports centre and sixth form centre at Ilfracombe Academy has been completed on time

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

The short video by BBC producer Martin Kemp sees two Barnstaple men visit Mannings Pit and recite a poem on the epic battle for control of their childhood playground.

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Friday, March 31, 2017

The Slade Silver Big Bash will mark the 25th anniversary of the Slade Vision Centre created by TV host Anneka Rice and her team

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Use our special slider to see how plans for the Knapp House site will transform the current caravan into a modern, woodland holiday park with lodges set into the landscape.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Our reporters took on the challenge to see who could demolish the monstrous Easter-inspired freakshake at Tooters in Barnstaple first - watch and find out who won here.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Almost 200 turned out at Grosvenor Church on Monday to pay tribute to a ‘brilliant guy’

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Exciting new project could add a second floor and a cafe to Ilfracombe’s Museum

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

First time offenders could avoid conviction as part of GPS Pathfinder, a new scheme being rolled out by Devon and Cornwall Police in June

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Monday, March 20, 2017

Denny’s Memorial Bike Show will be held on April 23 in memory of Barnstaple bike enthusiast Dennis Pilon.

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Friday, March 17, 2017

The Secretary of State for defence visited RMB Chivenor this morning (Friday)

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Sir Michael Fallon, the UK’s Defence Secretary, is visiting North Devon today and has arrived at RMB Chivenor to meet North Devon MP Peter Heaton-Jones.

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

Dorothy McCormack won the Review of the Year award at the 2017 Into Film Awards on Tuesday

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

New song by local performers inspired by the theatres will celebrate the special places in North Devon

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Keith Regan, from Barnstaple, took on Mission: Unbreakable for North Devon Hospice with an army of 43 friends, family and colleagues.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Braunton’s up-and-coming pizza restaurant Stoned is branching out into teaching schoolchildren how to make a great pizza

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Friday, March 10, 2017

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – kicks off its 2017 season in style.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

North Devon campaigners join thousands from across the country for the mass demonstration in London against NHS cuts

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Coastguard issues warning after phosphorus flares found at Croyde and Saunton in wake of Storm Doris

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Monday, February 27, 2017

South West MEP Molly Scott Cato talks on the future of agriculture after Brexit

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Gazette reporter Matt Smart found out what it’s like to have Retinis Pigmentosa, a visual impairment that can cause tunnel vision.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The fire service believes heat from the chimney caused the Bell Inn at Parkham to go up in flames on Monday

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Video interview as the Gazette speaks to Bell Inn Parkham incident commander Neil Blackburn

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

What do you do if you find a stranded seal? As two are released at Combe Martin after staying at Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, the RSPCA offers advice to anyone who finds a stranded seal

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Emergency services attended the scene on the A39 after a car and two vans were involved in a collision in the Barnstaple-bound carriageway.

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Police confirmed that Mr Collins was the man recovered from the River Taw in Barnstaple on Saturday

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

New drone footage has been released showing Westward Ho! from above - you can watch the footage here.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016

Victoria Park in Bideford was white with frost this morning (Thursday) with the swimming pool completely frozen over. See more pictures here.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

The next high tides could wipe out a sea defence bank at Braunton Burrows near Velator

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Watch the video walk through of the luxurious apartment development at former Narracott Grand Hotel that could make Woolacombe an all year around destination

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Monday, October 31, 2016

North Devon fire fighters thanked for ‘tireless’ efforts and giving up their weekends to help control huge fire at Cathedral Green in Exeter.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

Is your dog terrified of fireworks? Dogs Trust Ilfracombe has some tips to help petrified pooches this November

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Saturday, October 29, 2016

The chief pumpkin carver at The Big Sheep shows you how to create the perfect Jack o’ Lantern this Halloween.

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Big Barnstaple protest march and rally as thousands show their support for local health services and say: ‘No cuts’

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Roads into Square closed as flood creep over the river bank

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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Campaigners chant ‘they say cutback, we say fight back’ as marchers take to the streets of Ilfracombe on Saturday

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Film competition set to showcase walks, wildlife and stunning views

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

Mums and dads given helpful reminder of what to do if their baby stops breathing

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Catch the Sutcombe singer on The X factor ad breaks this weekend

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

North Devon Council is calling on drivers to report litter louts on the roads

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Funding sought to restore and transform crumbling town centre church

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Watch video: ‘Combe Christmas Appeal wins £1,000 in lights at national competition and community has raised £1,800 so far

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Fitting send off for popular motorcyclist Dennis Pilon with hundreds of two-wheeled mourners

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Watch: Aerial drone video of new Route 39 academy site near Bucks Cross

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Gazette got on the water this morning (Thursday) to watch as the historic steamship entered the River Torridge ahead of its permanent mooring in Bideford.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Bomb disposal experts carried out a controlled explosion on Blacksands Beach after World War Two grenade was found.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

‘I didn’t know anything about it until I went for coffee with my daughter on Monday morning. She said ‘mum, you’re famous!’

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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Massachusetts police officer left baffled during bizarre call across the pond – Excuse me ma’am, did you say ‘Muddiford’?

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Friday, September 16, 2016

The daughters of a popular Barnstaple bike enthusiast who died this week are asking bikers to create a giant funeral convoy for their father’s final ride.

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Our man holds on tight, feels the Gs and even manages not to swear!

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The fair was opened this morning (Wednesday) with its traditional ceremony, including a procession through town.

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

Barnstaple hosts second Colour Me Happy run in aid of North Devon Hospice

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Actor from Barnstaple spent seven months enlisting the help of various celebrities to help with proposal.

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Ex-forces personal trainer Jack Johns, 47, is scaling buildings, lampposts and even diggers to carry out press up challenge.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Update: Success Regime head responds as campaigners urge ‘no cuts to health services’ at the peaceful Red Line mass protest in Barnstaple

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Gyrating video to Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta classic to raise money for ventilator appeal

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Monday, August 15, 2016

Our reporter Matt Smart took on the gargantuan new Smokehouse Challenge at the Custom House - find out how he got on...

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Friday, August 12, 2016

Head down to Bar62 for a fine array of drinks, from tropical tastes, sweetshop favourites and even smoking cocktails...

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Thursday, August 11, 2016

Wall to wall fancy dress as annual carnival parade takes to the streets

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Friday, August 5, 2016

Emergency services have launched a campaign in High Bickington, warning ‘careless parking could cost lives’

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

The 50th anniversary show is proving a big hit with the crowds once again with monster truck madness and livestock galore.

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Monday, July 18, 2016

Charity shares advice on common problems to look out for as a heatwave hits North Devon.

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Monday, July 18, 2016

Cheers for festival trio mark the start of ‘amazing’ Green Man day

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

Addition to Methodist Church Hall singing group has links to 1950s rock and roll.

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Friday, July 8, 2016

Quick thinking RNLI lifeguards sprang into action to help two 16-year-olds stuck in a rip current

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Friday, July 1, 2016

North Devon’s first trampoline park opens on Monday (July 4)

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Pro-Brexit campaigner escapes Westminster after decision not to stand in Tory leadership race

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Veterans gather in Rock Park to honour the 100th anniversary of the first day of the horrific World War One engagement

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Officers release CCTV footage of ram-raid on Ilfracombe pharmacy, in which culprit took 20 bottles of perfume while wearing a Scream mask.

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Fresh High Street poll indicates how Barnstaple might vote in the EU referendum

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Plans to grow Roundswell for the future are given the green light at County Hall in Exeter

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Monday, June 6, 2016

Aeroplanes land on the beach and living history groups stage ‘beach assault’

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Watch: The spirit of summer is released a day earlier than usual as Ilfracombe’s May Day celebrations enjoyed a good turn out

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Veterans formally presented with medals at Chivenor ceremony

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Friday, April 1, 2016

Councillors urged to ‘back Route 39’ and drop plans to launch judicial review.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

A film producer and director who has led expeditions across the globe has produced a short film about a Barnstaple beauty spot under threat from developers.

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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Michael Gaunt needs your help as part of the Red Bull Can You Make It challenge.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

David Bruce will be on ITV tonight (Tuesday) talking about how he believes his action hero Jason Statham would have tackled armed robber in a similar way.

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Friday, February 12, 2016

‘Sidmouth animal can read minds’, says owner

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Monday, February 8, 2016

Westward Ho! and Ilfracombe are among communities bracing for another high tide at 6pm this evening

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Monday, February 8, 2016

Part of annex roof found in staff car park

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Monday, February 1, 2016

The Appledore and Padstow lifeboats have returned home after more than 24 hours at sea following the dramatic rescue of the 300-foot cargo ship Verity

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